BOSTON, MA - MARCH 15: Loui Eriksson #21 of the Boston Bruins walks to the locker room after warm ups before the game against the Carolina Hurricanes at the TD Garden on March 15, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)
That's today's game. That's one of the things you have to deal with when you're a championship team. Guys are going to earn more money based on their performance and what they've achieved, [and] deservedly so. [Saad] falls into that category.
— Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville on Brandon Saad, who was traded by Chicago to the Columbus Blue Jackets this offseason